Worth reading on... Women

*The Sisterhood of Man* - _Kathleen Newland, Worldwatch, New York 1979_. A world-wide perspective on the situation of women; comprehensive and unacademic in style. Very useful. *Women at Work* - _A periodical published three times a year by the ILO in Geneva. Has excellentup to date country reports and information on working women in industrialised and under-developed countries.


*Equal Opportunities for Women* - _OECD, Paris 1979_. Facts and figures about working women and their problems in European countries. *Housewife* - _Ann Oakely_, Penguin, 1974 First-rate history of women's segregation in the household. *The Longest War: Sex differences in perspective* - _eds Tarvis and Offir, Harcourt Bace Jovanich, New York 1977_. Chapters on different aspects of women's oppression. *Women's Consciousness, Man's World* - _Rowbotharn, Penguin, 1973_. Analysis of women's oppression.


*Women's Role in Economic Development* - _Boserup, St. Martin's Press, New York, 1970_. One of the earliest surveys of women's economic importance in development. *Rural Women and the Basic Needs Approach to Development* - _in International Labour Review, ILO, Geneva Jan-Feb 1977_. *The Domestication of Women* - _Barbara Rogers, Kogan Page Ltd 1980_. The effects of ‘development' strategies on women. *Third World Women Speak Out: Interviews in Six Countries on Change, Development and Basic Needs* - _Perdita Huston, Praeger, New York, 1979_.

New Internationalist issue 090 magazine cover This article is from the August 1980 issue of New Internationalist.
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